Excited to let everyone know my last column at SearchEngineWatch.com was picked up by a major trade journal HotelMarketing.com on their front page today. Link to story at HotelMarketing.com Top 5 SEO and Link Building Challenges for 2008
I will be presenting at Search Engine Strategies (SES) Travel conference in Seattle on July 27th & 28th. The topic is Online PR & Reputation Management (with Link Love). “How to deal with the good, the bad and the ugly of social media, travel review websites and other viral outlets to effectively manage the reputation [...]
Sean Stahlman, a trusted colleague and friend, has announced he is joining Avenue A | Razorfish as an SEO Engineer. In 2005, Razorfish was named the largest interactive agency in the U.S. This is an amazing opportunity. I am extremely happy for Sean. He has worked in SEO for 3 1/2 years at WeBuildPages. Before [...]
I am now a solo act.
Todd Malicoat (aka Stuntdubl), a fellow manager at WeBuildPages.com is leaving the company. It has been great working with him and he will be missed. Todd is a great person both professionally and personally. He is one of the few Internet Marketers I would personally recommend to a family member or close friend. I think [...]
I will be attending Search Engine Strategies (SES) NYC from 2/26 -3/2. I look forward to meeting new people and catching-up with everyone I met at SES in San Jose this past summer.
Have you overlooked some great “trusted” links you already paid for? I am talking about your local Chamber of Commerce and other local business organizations. Yes, I know many use “redirected linked” or their brilliant webmasters thought “frames” were the coolest thing. Solution: Ask the Chamber for a Link/Advertisement from another section. The worst they [...]
Greg, of BOTW.org (Best of the Web), talks about how people overlook the value of regional and local directory listing. He is surprised at the lack of submissions to the regional section of their directory. If you own a Chicago real estate company does it really makes sense to be listed in a directory under [...]
Jim Boykin, CEO of WeBuildPages.com, is giving away a free ticket to the Webmaster World Conference in Las Vegas. He is choosing the winner Thursday morning. Ticket cost $549 in advance or $899 at door. This is a great opportunity for someone just getting started in Internet Marketing or for someone looking to advance their [...]
Google is updating again. What should we do? You could read the 74 page thread on Webmasterworld or one of the other forums. I suggest you wait until things settled down and let the industry experts do some analysis. Natasha Robinson from Threadwatch offers the best advice: “The time that it would take to read [...]keep looking »